Whether you like day rides or weeks in the back country these resources are the place to start! We know the owners of these businesses personally, and they are the best in the business!
Horse/Mule Packing Checklist:
We created this checklist to help you stay organized! This is a great list to use if your are new to packing, so that you can prioritize which items to invest in first. For those of you that have been packing a while print a copy of this list to double check you aren't forgetting anything before you head out on the trail. A preview of the list is below.
Trip Information Sheet:
Make sure that you stay safe while in the back country! The first measure you can take to ensure a safe trip is tell someone where you are going! We have created a template that you can print and fill in for each trip you go on.
Brought to you by the Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation. Notice: These reports are provided to us by the corresponding Forest Service districts and contain basic information on trail conditions within the Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex. Please be aware that conditions change rapidly and be prepared accordingly. Conditions reports are updated bi-weekly as crews in the field get trails opened from June 1 through the season. For the most up to date information, please call the District offices of your destination
Mules and More is published monthly for mule and donkey enthusiast. Andy writes articles monthly for the magazine on topics like packing, first aid, and trailer safety. Check out their website to get a preview of what the magazine is about or subscribe to have it delivered to your door!
Robert Eversole, our good friend, owns and operates TrailMeister. One of the best online resources for researching trails. We are the Trail Boss for Montana providing trail reviews for all of our travels in Western Montana. Make sure to browse around, this website includes trail reviews as well as product reviews and safety tips.
Andy Breland is one of the stars of Dead End Express which airs on National Geographic. Season one kicked off May 7th, 2015. Check out their website for photos, cast profiles, and facts about the show.
Photo Courtesy of National Geographic.